Oct 1, 2012 11:30pm PDT
immigrants hope governor brown would take a harder stance on immigration. the governor approved a bill that allows young immigrants with a work permit to get a driver's license. but legal experts say people with a work permit already qualify for a license. immigration advocates say they are disappointed that brown rejected two other bills for domestic worker rights and prevent deportation for minor crimes. president brown has signed the most bills than any previous governor. he has now signed a total of 12,744 bills. that includes his time as governor. ronald reagan 1,276 during their eight year tenures. >>> it's the first of three opportunities voters have to see president obama and romney face to face before the november election. ken pritchett tells us both campaigns are trying to manage expectations even before the candidates take the stage. >> reporter: if you listen to the romney campaign they're candidate has a tough road at the university of denver. >> president obama, he's a very gifted speaker. the man has been on the national stage for many years he's an experienced debater
Oct 3, 2012 11:30pm PDT
. >> governor brown says if his ballot proposition fails next month, more school cuts are expected. >>> a man who shot himself in the head while running from authorities in hayward has now died. he was rushed to the hospital late yesterday afternoon. officers say they had responded to a report of a man acting suspiciously, and they say when he saw them, he took off moments after he went around a corner. >> in news of the world, shelling from turkey struck a village today, killing five civilians, including three children. it's the first time firing from neighboring syria killed its civilians. >>> at the vatican, an italian man ended his day long protest perched on the dome of st. petters basilica. he blasted the entire government's reforms. the man came down after italy's tourism minister agreed to meet with him, and other restaurant owners. the protester wants to discuss reforms that he says are hurting business. >>> in new zealand, a children's health charity objected by mike tyson. the charity cited his 1992 rape conviction. even though it would have received some money from his appearance.
Oct 2, 2012 11:30pm PDT
. >> reporter: we caught up with former mayor wily brown, a big supporter of lee. >> reporter: your prediction is. >> i believe the mayor made the correct decision and i believe the board will ratify that. and that mr. mirkarimi will not be in office. >> reporter: whatever the outcome, it will undoubtedly go down in history at only in san francisco. amber lee, ktvu channel 2 news. >>> and for the record, consultant jim ross who handicapped the mirkarimi vote for us is working with lee in the race for supervisor. >>> treasure island is all lit up and ready tonight. it is oracle appreciation night this week. a council is scheduled featuring pearl jam, kings of leon and a group that goes by the letter x. you will have to have an approved wristband if you want to attend. >>> a group held a creative protest tonight outside of the city council meeting. they recreated the night president obama and his then girlfriend michelle shared their first kiss. it happened while eating ice cream on a chicago sidewalk 20 years ago. organizers said measure s is misguided and targets the homeless. >> there's much
Oct 4, 2012 11:30pm PDT
and that treatment would essentially kill the clams. ways from the nonnative clams cause algea blooms from brown to green. the project is set to begin august 15th. >>> and boy, if you think people are excited in the city now. just wait. >> yeah, the calm before you storm you might say. you know for this year and this year only the major league division is set up that they play the best team at home and then the rest on the road. baker is already in san francisco for saturday and sunday's game. dusty is back after losing several weeks for a stroke. he was 0-2 against the reds this season and the giants were just 3-4 against the reds over all. 23-year-old madison baumgartner starts on sunday. baumgartner completed a full shut out game. >> that game was fortunate i was able to do that. thankfully things went my way. i just have to go out there and got to compete. make pitches, win some games. >> reporter: a's manager bob melvin and curt young haven't announced the starting pitcher for saturday. but you bet it's going to be a rookie. yesterday rookie evan skrigner relieved griffin. and skrigner pit